Hire contractors in Denmark

Hiring contractors in Denmark? Rippling can help you onboard and pay Danish contractors in a single system. In just a few clicks, you can localize onboarding, provision IT and app access, and run payroll for your contractors in Denmark—while staying compliant with local laws. 

Avg Time to Hiring

Less than 5 minutes



Time Zone

GMT+1 (Copenhagen)

Ready to hire a contractor in Denmark?

Book a 30-minute demo to see how Rippling can help you hire and onboard a contractor in Denmark in under 90 seconds.

at a glance

Hiring contractors in Denmark can be a rollercoaster

Denmark is one of the wealthiest countries in the world, thanks to its high GDP per capita and hardworking citizens that are considered the most productive in all of Europe. If you’re looking to hire Danish contractors, whether from Copenhagen or Aalborg, be prepared to complete a series of tasks to ensure compliance. This includes accurately categorizing contractors, adhering to the applicable Danish labor and civil laws, and selecting an appropriate payment method. Luckily, Rippling offers a streamlined solution, enabling you to swiftly grow your international team while adhering to all compliance requirements in Denmark.

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Support your Danish contractors right out of the box with Rippling

Simplified Onboarding

Onboard contractors in Denmark in 90 seconds

Rippling makes it incredibly easy to set up your Danish contractors. Adapt everything—from contractor data fields and documents to currencies—based on their work location, comply with local laws using built-in consulting agreement templates, and provision app access with a few clicks.

Global Workforce Management

Seamlessly transition contractors to employees

As your business grows, your workforce needs change. You can easily transition a contractor to an employee in minutes while preserving any historical data. Hire and pay via Rippling EOR, or pay them through your own entity with Rippling Global Payroll.


Set up and manage your Danish contractors’ IT needs

Give contractors access to apps like Google Workspace and Slack with a few clicks—and remove it just as easily at the end of their contracts. You can increase security by enforcing multi-factor authentication and even set up workflows to automatically alert you of any suspicious login activity.

Contractor Compensation

Easily pay Danish contractors in DKK

Set payments in USD or their local currency, and easily pay all contractors in a single pay run, no matter where they are located. And if you need to pay someone off-cycle for a late invoice or add in a reimbursement? Rippling can take care of that.